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Six of the best show apprenticeships in action with Thorite

We are all too aware of the problems of skill shortages facing industry and the difficulties to be overcome recruiting the right people. Higher education is the goal of many students, yet a recent study by the Institute for Public Policy Research found that graduates and A-Level students are around three times more likely to be jobless a year after finishing their courses than apprentices. 332 more words


Master and Apprentice (The Lesson of the Ragwort Flower)

“Concentration. Focus. Discipline. No mind will ever break into greatest without these traits. To achieve awareness, mental mobility, to achieve higher being, one must learn to clear away the arsenical murk that clouds and poisons us. 1,207 more words


Small Is Sometimes Beautiful

Good things can come in small packages and that’s certainly true of Shropshire apprenticeships.

If you are thinking about or perhaps even seriously looking for an apprenticeship in Shropshire remember that the majority of the county’s employers are small to medium-sized companies and organisations and not giant multinationals. 154 more words


Future Apprenticeship Vacancies at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 2014/15

We have just received news that there will be further opportunities for young people to apply for apprenticeships at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust in the coming weeks and in the New Year. 225 more words

Time To Be Agile - Craig Wilkinson

It doesn’t seem that long ago that I last updated you on my first year in IBM; I blinked and 2014 has passed me by. But why would it not pass by? 776 more words


Why ‘The Apprentice’ is bad for business

For years I’ve been avoiding avidly watching ‘The Apprentice’. Last time I watched it, I saw them attempt a dreadful rebrand of Margate. But this week, I was asked to give it another go and I found myself hating it even more. 516 more words